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1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight
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Image ID: 1127671

1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight (June 18, 1887)

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Image Title

:  1887 leaflet dropped from balloon flight

Published Date

: June 18, 1887

Medium

: null

Item Physical Description

: Paper ink

Notes

: Message dropped from New York World and Saint Louis Dipatch balloon on flight from Saint Louis to New York

Source

: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Dropped from the New York World and St. Louis Post-Dispatch balloon, on its trans-continental trip.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_9_2_1

Record ID

: 1090018

Digital Item Published

: 11-2-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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